Migadawon Myanmar Temple is among the earliest Buddhist Temples established at "Migadava" (the Deer Park) in odern day Saranath, Varanasi, India. The Temple was founded in February, 1908 and by February 2008, the Temple will celebrate its 100 Year Anniversary!
Several activities are being planned for the Celebration on February 28, 2008 (Thursday) including publication of a booklet on the history and activities of the Temple and organization of various religious ceremonies. Venerable U Wannadhaza, Chief Resident Monk of Migadawon Myanmar Buddhist Temple at Sarnath, H.E. U Kyi Thein, Myanmar Ambassador to India, Dr U Than Sein, New Delhi are key personnel in planning and preparation for the Celebration.
This is the occasion not to be missed, not only for Myanmar people, but also for all buddhists.